Intervention Review

Non-invasive positive pressure ventilation for treatment of respiratory failure due to severe acute exacerbations of asthma

  1. Wei Jie Lim1,
  2. Redhuan Mohammed Akram1,
  3. Kristin V Carson1,*,
  4. Satya Mysore2,
  5. Nadina A Labiszewski1,
  6. Jadwiga A Wedzicha3,
  7. Brian H Rowe4,
  8. Brian J Smith5

Editorial Group: Cochrane Airways Group

Published Online: 12 DEC 2012

Assessed as up-to-date: 19 JUL 2012

DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD004360.pub4

How to Cite

Lim WJ, Mohammed Akram R, Carson KV, Mysore S, Labiszewski NA, Wedzicha JA, Rowe BH, Smith BJ. Non-invasive positive pressure ventilation for treatment of respiratory failure due to severe acute exacerbations of asthma. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2012, Issue 12. Art. No.: CD004360. DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD004360.pub4.

Author Information

  1. 1

    The Queen Elizabeth Hospital, Clinical Practice Unit, Adelaide, Australia

  2. 2

    The Queen Elizabeth Hospital, Respiratory Medicine Unit, Adelaide, Australia

  3. 3

    Royal Free & University College Medical School, London, UK

  4. 4

    University of Alberta, Department of Emergency Medicine, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada

  5. 5

    The Queen Elizabeth Hospital, Department of Medicine, University of Adelaide, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia

*Kristin V Carson, Clinical Practice Unit, The Queen Elizabeth Hospital, Adelaide, Australia.

Publication History

  1. Publication Status: New search for studies and content updated (conclusions changed)
  2. Published Online: 12 DEC 2012


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